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6 NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 11/18

Posted on November 19, 2016 in Featured Blog Post, Uncategorized

RIO NIDO December 27 & 28 | 7pm – $35 BUY TICKETS HERE or call 612.332.5299   Molly Tuttle Band January 15 | 7pm – $30, 9pm – $30/25 BUY TICKETS HERE or call 612.332.5299   MVP Quartet Bobby Watson, Ray Drummond, Smitty Smith, Donald Brown February 20 | 7pm – $30/20, 9pm – $25 February 21 AT VIEUX CARRE | 7pm – $30/20 BUY TICKETS HERE or call 612.332.5299   Aaron…

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FOUR NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 11.11.16

Posted on November 11, 2016 in Uncategorized

TERENCE BLANCHARD – Live Album Recording January 2 and 3  |  7 PM – $50, $45, $40 CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS or call 612.332.5299 “Mr. Blanchard showed off the prettiest part of his playing, evocative, meditative and sort of scene-setting: he calmly bends notes, muting his liquid sound without using an actual mute.” -New York Times Since top-tier jazz and multiple Grammy-winning trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard embarked on his solo…

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SEVEN NEW SHOWS ON SALE – 11.4.16

Posted on November 4, 2016 in Uncategorized

KATE LYNCH AND HER MOST EXCELLENT FELLOWS New Year’s Eve Dinner Show at Vieux Carré 6pm | $67 Click Here For More Info   JOYANN PARKER & SWEET TEA New Years Eve Cocktail Show at Vieux Carré 10pm | $30 Click Here For More Info   FIREFALL January 26 at 7 & 9pm Click Here For Tickets   ANA POPOVIC February 26 at 7pm Click Here For Tickets   JOHN PIZZARELLI…

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TWO GIFTS, TWO VENUES, ONE BOW

Posted on November 1, 2016 in Uncategorized

We invite you to give the gift of world-class food and world-renowned music this holiday season! Dakota/Vieux Carré gift cards make the ideal gift, as they can be used for dinner, drinks, tickets to any Dakota show, or food and beverages at Vieux Carré. From now through December 23, receive a $20 promo card as a gift from us with every $100 in gift cards purchased.  These gift cards work…

O’Connor Band Special Offer

Posted on October 21, 2016 in Uncategorized

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS  Enter promotional code “MNO” for 20% discount   “Mark O’Connor remains one of the most restless and rewarding talents in American music, a violinist with roots in the deepest bluegrass traditions who has, over a span of 40 years, merged stylistic elements of pop, jazz, world, and classical into a singular career.” – Pop Matters “one of the most spectacular journeys in recent American music” –…

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Progressive Jazz and South Indian Classical Music Collide

Posted on October 11, 2016 in Uncategorized

It’s very rare for Vieux Carre to host national shows, as their focus is on the Twin Cities’ wonderful local talent. But every once a while an opportunity to host an incredibly rare performance comes along, and they take it. Last year it was Dirty Dozen Brass Band and Stephane Wrembel, this year you’ll be able to experience saxophone master Rudresh Mahanthappa in one of the most intimate jazz rooms…

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NEW SHOWS ON SALE 9/9

Posted on September 9, 2016 in Uncategorized

BOOKER T JONES American Music Legend November 1 & 2 | 7 & 9pm – click here for tickets It can be argued that it is Booker T. Jones who set the cast for modern soul music and is largely responsible for its rise and enduring popularity.  On classic Stax hits like “Green Onions,” “Hang ‘Em High,” “Time Is Tight,” and “Melting Pot,” the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Musicians…